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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170280
Last updated: 2 April 2019
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Time:c. 06:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8Z9 (WL)
Registration: N342AM
C/n / msn: 34262/1720
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 126
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Los Angeles Airport, CA (LAX/KLAX) -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Los Angeles Airport, CA (LAX/KLAX)
Destination airport:Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX/MMMX)
Aéromexico flight AMX18 from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Mexico City (MEX), was involved in an aborted takeoff incident at Los Angeles Airport.
The Boeing 737-800 was cleared for takeoff from runway 25R but the crew aborted the takeoff. According to a passenger there was significant vibration and noise. Two tires on the left hand main gear shredded during the abort. The airplane came to a halt at abeam taxiway Papa, about 935 m from the end of the runway.


Revision history:

04-Oct-2014 14:18 harro Added
04-Oct-2014 14:22 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
04-Oct-2014 14:25 harro Updated [Total occupants, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
04-Oct-2014 14:28 Anon. Updated [Embed code]
04-Oct-2014 14:51 harro Updated [Embed code, Damage, Narrative]

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